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CVE-2000-0638 Detail

Current Description in Big Brother 1.4h1 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) attack on the HOSTSVC parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/11/2000      View Analysis Description

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source BUGTRAQ 20000711 BIG BROTHER EXPLOIT External Source BUGTRAQ 20000711 REMOTE EXPLOIT IN ALL CURRENT VERSIONS OF BIG BROTHER External Source CONFIRM External Source BID 1455 External Source XF http-cgi-bigbrother-bbhostsvc

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